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AutomationElement.HelpTextProperty Field


Identifies the HelpText property.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Automation
Assembly:  UIAutomationClient (in UIAutomationClient.dll)

public static readonly AutomationProperty HelpTextProperty

This identifier is used by applications. should use the equivalent identifier in AutomationElementIdentifiers.GTMTGTMT

This property can also be retrieved from the Current or Cached properties.

This information is typically obtained from tooltips specified by providers.

Return values of the property are of type String. The default value for the property is an empty string.

The following example retrieves the current value of the property. The default value is returned if the element does not provide one.

The following example retrieves the current value of the property, but specifies that if the element itself does not provide a value for the property, NotSupported is to be returned instead of a default value.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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